It’s easy to be consumed by all the noise of life—let alone COVID-19 impacting us all. It’s easy to react hastily in the uncertainty of… EVERYTHING. I’ve ordered the groceries and am glued to the news right along with you.  ONE THING I KNOW FOR SURE:  Our lives are still moving. Our unique, tiny stories […]

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March 18, 2020

Noise-Reducing Activities that Increase Connection in Life and Business

Sometimes, the noise in your life makes you overlook the tiny stories that define: meaningful. It happens to the best of us—me included! These stories exist all around you, everyday. Each story is an opportunity… When you notice these stories, and—even better—when you respond to them, your heart feels fulfilled and awake. You savor the goodness and […]

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March 7, 2020

Notice Your People: an Exploration in Why These People Who Matter the Most… Matter

In short, tiny stories are the experiences of your life—from your perspective.  Sounds a lot like a memory, doesn’t it? It’s not that simple. The dictionary defines a memory as: something remembered from the past; a recollection.  While your tiny stories embody a memory—whether past or living—they’re not just the act of remembrance. In fact, […]

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March 6, 2020

What are Tiny Stories?

For so long, everything had been new. Newlyweds. New to parenting a baby girl. New town. New home. New to parenting a baby boy. At some point, new turned into routine. We watched the same scenes happen over… and over… in time. My awareness for this became a bit of a game as a documentary […]

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March 4, 2020

Then & Now: A Tiny Story Project

^^ That’s where I live today—in the middle of the woods at the edge of the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains. “Instead of wondering when your next vacation is, maybe you should set up a life you don’t need to escape from.” —Seth Godin This home feels like vacation. It’s my sanctuary. Our oasis. It also wasn’t ever […]

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March 3, 2020

How Noticing My Tiny Stories Moved Us Into Vacation Living